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Fidesz: EU Summit Hungary’s ‘Financial, Moral Victory’

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.07.22.

The agreement reached at the recent European Union summit is a “financial and moral victory” for Hungary; the country closed the summit with “more money and its head high up”, ruling Fidesz said in a statement.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has “consistently promoted national interests and managed to have 3 billion euros more allocated to the country”, Fidesz said in a statement.

The Hungarian government has been promised that an Article 7 procedure “provoked by pro-immigration forces and based on the deceitful Sargentini Report” now underway would be concluded, the statement said.

92 óra munka, 12 óra pihenés, 0 óra szórakozás // 92 hours of work, 12 hours of sleep, 0 hours of fun

Közzétette: Orbán Viktor – 2020. július 21., kedd

According to the statement, the government will not give up its efforts to “isolate organisations declaring themselves civil but doing politics” from EU funds, because those groups would “use community funds to manage migration and dismantle the national sovereignty of member states”.

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